Follow-up on Mohammad J. Alam

Jim Farmelant farmelantj at
Tue Feb 5 08:46:07 MST 2002

On Tue, 05 Feb 2002 09:21:11 -0500 Louis Proyect <lnp3 at> writes:

>Mohammad is an accomplished web artist
> who sent
> me copies of his work, including an image of a rather heroic-looking
> Che
> Guevara not more than 6 months ago. So in the span of less than a
> year, he
> has "seen the light" on Cuba and presumably will no longer waste
> his
> talents in producing that kind of iconography. He has also been a
> member of
> 2 different revolutionary organizations that he resigned over
> political
> differences, also in the span of a year or so. This adds up to a
> rather
> volatile picture and a rather sad one at that.

I think that we should keep in mind that he is only eighteen years old.
Such political behavior is not uncommon for people his age.  Kids that
will often go through a number of different organizations until they
find one that they are comfortable with.  It often take people years
before they are able to develop a stable, coherent political outlook.

Jim F.

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